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Amazing Scuba Diving Photos
Now in its 16th year, the annual photo contest by Scuba Diving magazine drew some pretty breathtaking images. Check out the grand prize winner, the runner ups and highly commended photos.
Rwandan Photographer Finds Peace Photographing Squirrels
Rwandan photographer Niki Colemont takes these amazing shots of squirrels in the small town of Diepenbeek, Belgium. Colemont was orphaned during the Rwandan genocide at four years old and he’s never known his biological parents. These days, he’s happily settled and finds joy through photographing a group of squirrels in his girlfriend’s parents’ garden. Check out Niki’s awesome squirrel photos and make sure to follow him on Instagram at @niki_colemont.
Instagram’s Trove of Abandoned Houses
All over Instagram, photographers post their best photos of abandoned buildings and homes. The United States covers over 3.1 million square miles of land, where many structures have been built, used and then forgotten. Continue on for a look at some of the best photography of abandoned homes on Instagram.
Proof that Raccoons Are the Goofiest Animals Around
Cats and dogs get most of the credit for entertaining the masses but raccoons often get overlooked. That's possibly because experts discourage people from keeping them as pets due to their unpredictable and sometimes aggressive nature. Although that's for good reason, these furry masked mammals love to play and joke around. Continue on for a look at some raccoons living life, having fun and showing off for cameras.
These Majestic Rescue Dogs Travel the World
Austrian photographer Anne Geier may travel to gorgeous locations, but her real subject are her dogs: Yuri and Finn. These dogs were rescued from the Romanian streets and now get to frolic in some of the most gorgeous places in Europe. Check out some of Geier’s best work of her pups and don’t forget to follow them on Instagram for more breathtaking landscape photos featuring adorable pooches at @anne.geier.fotografie.